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    Koya Sree Harsha IAS Rank 6 – A Must Read Strategy

    Koya Sree Harsha secured 6th rank in IAS Exam in his first attempt. He completed his Production and Industrial Engineering from NIT...

    Water Pollution

    Water, the basic necessity of life, has its use in agriculture, household and industry; however due to disposal of domestic wastes and industrial effluents ...

    Events and Festivals in Puri

    Puri is mostly described and defined as a holy place of India. People often come here to experience the holy and divine spirits of...

    Indian Nuclear Tech Research and Development

    The importance of nuclear energy, as a sustainable energy resource for our country, was recognized at the very inception of our atomic energy program...

    How to Read The Hindu Newspaper for IAS Preparation?

    Reading The Hindu or Indian Express is the preferred newspaper as it is crucial and indispensable part of IAS preparation. The importance of reading...

    Meet Sanjukta Parashar, Rare Daring IPS Officer from Assam

    Sanjukta Parashar is the first and only Assamese lady IPS officer to be posted in Assam. She secured 85th position (All India ranking) in the...

    UNFCCC CoP at Cancun and Durban (CoP16 and Cop17)

    Cancun Summit in Mexico and Durban Summit were very important and notable Conference of Parties (CoP) in climate change negotiations. The world that we see...

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    The World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

    The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) is an intergovernmental organization with a membership of 191 Member States and Territories. It originated from the International Meteorological Organization (IMO), which was founded in...

    Ancient Egyptian Art – Painting

    Ancient Egyptian Art is the painting, sculpture, architecture and other arts produced by the civilization in the lower Nile Valley from 5000 BCE to...

    Vikramasila University

    Vikramasila University was one of the two most important centres of Buddhist learning in India during the Pala dynasty, along with Nālandā University.Vikramasila was established by King Dharmapala (783 to 820) in...

    Indian Puppetry (Kathputli) – An ancient art form

    Indian Puppetry (popularly known as kathputli) is an ancient performance which involves story telling through playing the puppets. The puppeteers went from place to...

    Benefits of Positive Attitude and Thinking

    The key to a healthy and happy life lies in staying positive. Spreading positivity, happiness and cheer all around oneself keep the body fit and...

    Folk Paintings of India

    Folk art designs are diverse in India and reflect our rich cultural heritage. The other forms of folk art paintings include Kalamkari, Patna Kalam,...

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    An Unemployment or Joblessness

    Unemployment or joblessness occurs when people are without work and actively seeking work. The unemployment rate is a measure of the prevalence of unemployment...

    Smart Cities Mission and its Objectives

    On 25th June 2015, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched India’s 100 smart cities mission, with a vision to promote cities, which will provide core...

    Challenges in Agriculture

    Agriculture in India Agriculture has played a dominant role in the Indian economy. It provides employment to about 65% of the working population. The share of...

    Commercial banks – Scheduled and Non-scheduled

    Commercial banks are part of an organized money market in India. Commercial banks mobilize savings in urban and rural area and make them available to...

    Financial Management- Meaning, Scope, Objectives and Functions

    Financial Management means planning, organizing, directing and controlling the financial activities such as procurement and utilization of funds of the enterprise. It means applying...

    The National Development Council (NDC)

    The National Development Council (NDC) or the Rashtriya Vikas Parishad is the apex body for decision making and deliberations on development matters in India presided...

    South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)

    The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is an economic and geopolitical cooperation among eight member nations that are primarily located in South...

    Nationalised Banks in India

    The history of nationalised Banks in India dates back to the year 1955 when the Imperial Bank of India was nationalized and re-christened as State...

    Environment

    The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

    The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is an agency of the United Nations that coordinates its environmental activities, assisting developing countries in implementing environmentally sound policies and practices. It...

    Biodiversity

    Biodiversity Since the time man became different from other animals inhabiting the Earth, he has been making a lot of progress using all that he...

    Shale gas in India – New Energy Resource

    Developed economies like the USA has resorted to the Shale gas to meet their demand. There is a huge potential of shale gas in India as an alternate...

    Science

    Non-Flowering Plants

    Many plants have flowers that help them to make seeds in order to reproduce. However, some plants do not use flowers to reproduce. These...

    Newton’s Third law of motion :

    Newton's Third law of motion : To every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. Must Read: Law of constant composition or proportion Newton's law of Cooling

    Interesting Facts About Periodic Table

    Periodic Table is a table of the chemical elements arranged in order of atomic number, usually in rows, so that elements with similar atomic...

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    10 Major Religions of the World – Must Know Facts

    Buddhism Buddhism was founded by Gautam Buddha (563-483 BC) in 528 BC. He was born in Lumbini of Nepal as Siddhartha. Buddhism is followed in...

    10 Idioms related to animals

    Act as guinea pig Meaning: To allow some kind of test to be performed on someone. Example: I was not happy to act as guinea pig...

    The Skeletal System: Guards of the Body

    The Skeletal System consists of the bones of the body, their connecting cartilage and ligaments. Importance of Bones Each and every person has a skeleton formed...

    National Green Tribunal(NGT) and Yamuna Action Plan(YAP)

    The National Green Tribunal was constituted on 18 October 2010, under the National Green Tribunal Act, 2010. The NGT was established for effective and...

    Quiz 195 – Science and Tech

    1. When was the word “Robot” introduced for the first time ? (a) 1916 (b) 1920 (c) 1921 (d) 1925 Related Information (RI): Robot is a Czech word that...

    Indian Renaissance – The Socio-Cultural Awakening

    Social and cultural awakenings in India was a result of Indian renaissance that was inspired by the Western concept of reason, equality and liberty....

    MLA’s Son Dr. Vivek Kumar Cracks UPSC Exam, 2016

    JD(United) MLA Virendra Kumar Singh's son, Dr. Vivek Kumar, a doctor has secured an All India Rank 80 in the Civil Services Examination 2015. Despite his...

    Benefits of Positive Attitude and Thinking

    The key to a healthy and happy life lies in staying positive. Spreading positivity, happiness and cheer all around oneself keep the body fit and...